About

About KUER
Mission Statement
Report to the Community
Local News
Senior Management
Funding
Diversity Policy
FCC/EEO Regulations and Reports, and CPB Reports
Advisory Board Members
Advisory Board Meetings
Job Listings

About KUER

KUER public radio, a charter member of National Public Radio (NPR), broadcasts from the Eccles Broadcast Center at The University of Utah. KUER 90.1 is a 501(c)3 non-profit and is a tax-exempt organization that provides a commercial-free mix of NPR, BBC and local news to thousands of listeners throughout Utah and beyond through its extensive translator network. In addition to its FM channel at 90.1, KUER also broadcasts two additional channels in high-definition (HD). KUER2 features a mix of legacy and indie rock music, and KUER3 offers traditional and contemporary classical music. KUER 90.1 and its HD channels can be streamed online at www.kuer.org and with KUER's mobile app for iPhoneiPad, and Android.

To learn more about KUER's history, click here.

 
KUER 90.1's Mission Statement

It is our fundamental belief that information and public engagement enrich a community. To that end, KUER 90.1 is intensely committed to building a community of world citizens through story and art, discussion and debate, sound and creativity. Our work is driven by our Public Service Mission:  KUER enhances the lives of its audience with a blend of news, information and entertainment in an unbiased, non-commercial context and creates an ongoing source of service and support vital to community organizations.

KUER's 2015 Report to the Community
Credit Design by Renee Bright

2015 Report to the Community   

In 2015, KUER continued to grow with sustainers, listeners and locally produced content. Find information on RadioWest's guests, the News Team's national stories and the wildly popular Mug Fabrizio with our creatively designed infographic. Click here for the 2015 Annual Report Infographic.

KUER's Local News

KUER is home to an award-winning news team. KUER's local news features include short and long-form stories, ranging in topics from health and politics to the environment and the arts. KUER's local call-in program, RadioWest, explores the way the world works with guests like Desmond Tutu, E.L. Doctorow and Diane Rehm.


Senior Management

John Greene, General Manager
jgreene@kuer.org
801-581-6828

Ja'Naye Payne, Development Director
jpayne@kuer.org
801-581-6742

Doug Fabrizio, RadioWest Producer & Host
dfabrizio@kuer.org
801-581-6742

Terry Gildea, News Director
tgildea@kuer.org
801-585-9795

Tristin Tabish, Content Director
ttabish@kuer.org
801-581-7549

Lewis Downey, Engineer
ldowney@kuer.org
801-581-5010

KUER’s Studios and administrative offices are located in the Eccles Broadcast Center on the U of U campus:
Eccles Broadcast Center
101 S Wasatch Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

KUER's Funding

The majority of KUER's funding comes from individual listener contributions and support from corporations and foundations. Financial support also comes from The University of Utah, the corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), and other miscellaneous sources.

Click here for a list of the businesses and corporations that financially contribute to, or underwrite, KUER.

KUER Diversity Policy & Reports

KUER Diversity Policy (PDF)
KUER Fiscal Year '16 Diversity & Employment Report (PDF)

 KUER: FCC/EEO Regulations and Reports and CPB Reports

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) requires that we make annual financial reports available to the public. To obtain those copies please contact Rebecca W Davis, CFO, KUED 7 and KUER 90.1, at 801-581-4348 or via email at rdavis@media.utah.edu.

KUER's Current Reports

FCC / EEO Report: FCC/EEO Report 2016 (DOC)

KUER CPB Annual Financial Report: KUER CPB AFR '15 (PDF)

KUER Audited Financial Statements: 2015 Audited Financial Statements (PDF)

KUER Supplemental Activities: Supplemental Activities 2016 (DOC)

KUER Referral Sources: Referral Sources 2016 (XLS)

KUER FCC Ownership Report: FCC Ownership Report 2012 (PDF)

KUEU, KUHU, KUOU, KUXU FCC Ownership Report:  FCC Ownership Report 2013 (PDF)

KUER's Governing Board

KUER's license to broadcast is held by The University of Utah. The University of Utah, founded in 1850, is the first and largest public higher education institution in the state. It is one of ten colleges and universities in the Utah System of Higher Education. The Utah State Board of Regents, appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Utah State Senate, administers the system.

The governing board is the University of Utah Board of Trustees. For meeting dates and times, visit http://admin.utah.edu/board-of-trustees/.

Please click the following links to open new browser windows to the Web site of the University of Utah, the Utah State Board of Regents Web site, the Web site of the governor of Utah, and the Utah State Senate Web site for more information.
 

KUER's Advisory Board - click here to view

KUER's Open Meeting PolicyKUER holds open advisory meetings at the Eccles Broadcast Center - 101 S. Wasatch Drive, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112. All advisory board meetings will be held from on these dates 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM at the Eccles Broadcast Center unless otherwise stated:

  • Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 - 3 – 8pm, Martine Restaurant, 22 East, 100 South, Salt Lake City
  • Friday, October 21st - 8am, Capital Campaign Steering Committee, Café Niche
  • Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
  • Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
  • Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 


Job Listings at KUER

Would you like to work for Utah’s premier NPR member station? If providing news, information and entertainment to the community is important to you, then join the KUER team. KUER provides employment in the following departments: Administration, Development, Engineering, News and Operations. You can search the job listings through the University of Utah's job board here: University of Utah's Division of Human Resources.

The following full-time positions at KUER are now posted:

Full-Time Production Assistant - VideoWest
Work with director and producer of KUER’s VideoWest to create short documentary films for on-line publication by performing a wide range of functions including videography and editing.

Full-Time Station General Manager - KUER-FM
KUER seeks an innovative, inspiring and collaborative leader to help the premier news and public affairs organization in the Mountain West.

If your organization would like to receive current information about KUER job openings, please contact KUER's Human Resources at (801) 585-6021 or e-mail cdunn@media.utah.edu.